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Hockey Fortune: $1,273,705


Richard Brodeur’s net worth / earnings / salary history: Earned US $1,273,705 (US $3,853,676 in today's dollars), ranking #3336 in NHL / hockey career earnings.

Birthdate: September 15, 1952
Country of birth: Canada
Position: G
NHL Draft:
Salary History - Richard Brodeur
All amounts in US$ unless otherwise noted.
Season   Earnings
In today's
1972-73 $35,315 $255,785
Amount in Canadian currency: $35,000.
Source(s): Book: Les Nordiques
1981-82 $158,460 $527,910
Amount in Canadian currency: $190,000.
Base salary of $115,000 plus $75,000 in performance bonuses. (Performance bonuses of $50,000 according to The Sporting News.)
Source(s): La Presse / The Sporting News
1982-83 $93,265 $292,746
Amount in Canadian currency: $115,000.
In February 1983, according to The Sporting News and La Presse, he was rumored to seek a five-year contract for $1M with the Vancouver Canucks. Shortly after, the Canucks DG denied the rumor.
Source(s): La Presse
1983-84 $93,265 $283,634
Amount in Canadian currency: $115,000.
Source(s): La Presse
1984-85 $231,600 $675,314
Amount in Canadian currency: $300,000.
One-way contract.
Source(s): La Presse
1985-86 $219,600 $618,359
Amount in Canadian currency: $300,000.
Estimated salary based on his documented salaries for 1984-85 and 1986-87.
Source(s): HockeyZonePlus
1986-87 $216,000 $596,902
Amount in Canadian currency: $300,000.
Source(s): The Sporting News
1987-88 $226,200 $603,027
Amount in Canadian currency: $300,000.
Prior to the season, as he was negotiating his next contract, the Vancouver Canucks were rumored to be offering a two-year contract with a huge paycut from his $300,000 salary plus a minor league clause. (Earned $275,000 according to another edition of The Sporting News.)
Source(s): The Sporting News
Career Total: US $1,273,705
(In today's dollars: US $3,853,676)

NHL Rank: 3336
(In today's dollars: 2513)